Author: Unyime Nicholas

‘Anything you see, you take’- Gov Wike dares PDP leaders to suspend him

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has dared the leadership of the PDP to suspend him. While speaking at a media parley in Rivers state today September 23, Governor Wike said the party’s leadership knows what he is capable of. “I beg them today, they should not waste time to suspend me. They should call a National Executive Committee (NEC) – meeting – now and say ‘you are now suspended...[Read More]

Russia-Ukraine war: ‘We take Putin’s nuclear threat seriously’ – US

The US has said it is taking “seriously” president Vladimir Putin’s threats to use nuclear weapons to defend areas that Russia will claim as its territory in Ukraine. US Department of Defense spokesperson, John Kirby said the US was not changing its “strategic deterrent posture”, towards Russia but that Putin spoke irresponsibly when he warned his country wo...[Read More]

Only son allegedly kills his parents in Nnewi

A 21-year-old man identified simply as Chukwudi has killed his mother and father in Nnewi, Anambra state. The suspect said to be an undergraduate of a university in Anambra, is the only son of the couple, Mr. and Mrs Micheal Ulor, from Nsukka, Enugu State. The already decomposing corpses were found with machete cuts in their apartment at Mr. Moses Nnodu’s compound, Abubor Nnewichi-Nnewi,...[Read More]

Ayu threatened to resign if I won PDP presidential ticket – Gov Wike

Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike, says the chairman of PDP, Iyorchia Ayu, threatened to resign if he won the presidential primary election. The governor said this during a media chat on Friday, September 23. He said Ayu also asked other hopefuls to withdraw for Atiku Abubakar, the former vice-president during the party’s presidential primary in May this year. “There was nothing A...[Read More]

Another building collapses in Lagos

Barely two weeks after a seven-storey building collapsed in the Oniru area of Lagos state, a three-storey building has collapsed on Sonuga Street, Palm Avenue, in the Mushin area of the state. Lagos Territorial Head of the National Emergency Management Agency, Mr Ibrahim Farinloye confirmed the incident and also said two persons had been rescued from the collapsed building. Farinloye sai...[Read More]

Bayelsa vigilante group rescues 13-year-old girl locked in hotel room, beaten and raped at gunpoint by suspected cultists

Operative of the Bayelsa State Vigilante Service have rescued a 13-year-old girl who was locked in a hotel, beaten and sexually molested by two suspected cultists. The victim identified as Favour Doumo, a native of Nembe LGA, was rescued from the hotel located along the bossy water road in Tombia area of Yenagoa, the state capital on Thursday, September 22. The Chairman of the State Vigi...[Read More]

Free agent striker, Dalu Ambrose on his way to the Nigeria Professional Football League after leaving Yobe Desert Stars

Dalu Ambrose (born 4 April 2004) is a Nigerian professional footballer and former Yobe Desert Stars player who plays as a center forward. Born in Aba, Dalu started playing football at Nma Football Academy, where he competed mostly with older players. Shortly after, he joined Topferry Football Academy, Jos, where he excelled for a couple of years before signing his first professional foot...[Read More]

Agents fighting to sign Arsenal superkid Ethan Nwaneri

Agents are scrambling to sign Arsenal superkid Ethan Nwaneri. And the 15 year-old is also set to field an approach from the Nigerian FA, despite being an England youth international. The Mirror says Nwaneri who, at 15 years and 181 days, became the youngest player to appear in the Premier League was highly-rated before and now his sudden fame has thrust him into the spotlight. Big name a...[Read More]

RB Leipzig striker Timo Werner: Two years with Chelsea not the best time

RB Leipzig striker Timo Werner admits his two years with Chelsea left him frustrated. The German international was one of a number of big signings made under Frank Lampard in the summer of 2020, moving to Stamford Bridge despite constant links with Liverpool. Speaking to the German FA’s website, Werner said: “Personally, it wasn’t the very best time. “I had imagined something...[Read More]

Willian: I was at Tottenham’s training ground when Chelsea called…

Fulham attacker Willian has recalled rejecting Tottenham for Chelsea. In the summer of 2013, the Brazilian was completing a medical at Spurs and on the verge of signing for them when a call came in from Chelsea. In an interview with The Athletic, he recalls: “Chelsea came on the day I was going to sign the contract with Spurs. I was at Tottenham’s training ground to finalise the de...[Read More]

Spurs ace Richarlison: Chelsea and Arsenal both wanted me

Richarlison admits choosing Tottenham over Chelsea and Arsenal when leaving Everton this summer. Things could have turned out differently for Richarlison, with the likes of Arsenal and Chelsea eyeing a move during the window. With that interest though, he has since spoken about what influenced his move in an interview with ourFourTwo, saying: “I was on holiday in Brazil when I hear...[Read More]

Scholes happy watching Eriksen play for Man Utd

Manchester United great Paul Scholes admits he’s enjoying watching Christian Eriksen playing for his old club. The Denmark international has quickly put his stamp on the United team, playing a key role in their recent resurgence. His performances have also caught the eye of Scholes, claiming he encompasses everything he likes from players. Appearing on Gary Neville’s Overlap ...[Read More]